TABLE 2.

HPeV and enterovirus clinical specimens

Specimen typeNo. of specimensSerotype(s)aNo. positive/ totalb
CSF11HPeV311/11
CSF129Coxsackieviruses A9, B4, B5; echoviruses 6, 7, 9, 11, 13, 15, 18, and 30; enterovirus 710/129
StSp19HPeV1-416/16
RS3HPeV3, HPeV63/3
NP2HPeV32/2
Lung2HPeV3, HPeV62/2
Spleen2HPeV32/2
  • a Serotypes were determined by partial sequencing of the region encoding the VP1 capsid protein.

  • b Number of strains positive by parechovirus-specific real-time PCR/total number of strains tested.